The System: The Glory and Scandal of Big-Time College Football by Jeff Benedict and Armen Keteyian:
Hance ducked out of the reception and called Leach. He explained that the James family had made a complaint. The idea that Craig James had gone to the board of regents set Leach off. He decided he’d had enough of Adam James. “I’m going to kick him off the team tonight,” Leach said.
“You can’t do that,” Hance said.
Leach rattled off a series of issues with Craig and Adam James, including the time Adam broke a door at the coach’s office.
“Well, hell, you should have kicked him off the team back when he did those things,” Hance said. “But you can’t do it now.”